Today’s Headlines

  • San Antonio, Austin Mayors Want Better Regional Transportation Planning (BizJournals)
  • …With Many Ready to Declare Lone Star Rail Dead (My San Antonio)
  • …and the SH130 Toll Road a Tremendous Failure (Express News)
  • City of Houston Slowly Replacing “Share” Signs With “Bikes May Use Full Lane”(BikeHouston)
  • TXDOT Publishes Bicycle Fatality Stats — City Street Crashes Less Lethal Than Others
  • TTI Finishing Up Statewide Transportation Opinion Poll, Updating 2014 Survey (TTI)
  • City of Round Rock Updating Transportation Master Plan; Survey Refers to “Accidents”
  • Austin Wins US DOT “Ladders of Opportunity” Award for Low-Income Walking Efforts (Mayor Adler)

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Austin Council Member Don Zimmerman Sues to Overturn Ride Hailing Prop 1 Vote (Court Filing) Houston Bike Plan Should Get Vote in August, With Ordinances Added to Strengthen It (News88.7) Corpus Christi Victim Embraces and Forgives Hit-and-Run Driver at Sentencing (Corpus Christi Caller) Austin City Manager Might Have Another Job Before Transportation Bond Gets a Vote […]

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San Antonio Mayoral Debate Reflects Growing Frustration Over Transportation Issues (Rivard) Houston Chronicle Kind of Calls for a Vision Zero Action Plan Grocery-Anchored, Vertical Mixed-Use Apartments Break Ground in Midtown Houston (BizJournals) Developer Sees Downtown San Antonio Market Heating Up, Increasing Units in Project (Express News) Austin’s the Best Place to Live in America; Houston, Dallas, […]

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Report Concludes That Parking Is Too Cheap in Downtown Austin (BizJournals, Monitor, KUT) San Antonio’s Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Org Calls for Vision Zero (AAMPO) Broad Support for Austin Bond, Even Though It Could Remove Car Lanes (Statesman) Kroger Building a Mixed-Use Super Market With Apartments in Downtown Dallas (Morning News) El Paso PD Increasing Enforcement to End Traffic […]

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“Speed Appears to Have Been a Factor” in Death of 3 Children in Dallas Monday (Morning News) Dallas Continues to Argue Over 1960s Floodway Car Transport Plan (Observer) Public Gets First Look at City of El Paso Bike Plan (KVIA) Redfin Says Downtown Dallas Is the Most Walkable Neighborhood in Texas (Morning News) Austin City Council Wants to […]